[wp-hackers] post format types

Brian Layman wp-hackers at thecodecave.com
Thu Jan 6 21:53:08 UTC 2011

On 1/6/2011 4:46 PM, Otto wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 3:09 PM, Brian Layman<wp-hackers at thecodecave.com>  wrote:
>> ...
>>   Themes are not required to support every format on the list.  New formats
>> cannot be introduced.  The standardization of this list provides both
>> compatibility between numerous themes and a way for external blogging
>> tools to access this feature in a consistent fashion."
>> Does that accurately cover it?
> Not really, because new formats can be introduced, by changing the
> core. If you can talk enough people into it being a good idea, then
> maybe new formats will be in 3.2.
I was thinking that's sort of a given, but I'll add "by themes or even 
>   I was thinking "event" would be a pretty good one to have in
> core.

I agree. That should be a fairly universal concept.

Brian Layman
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